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  • Title: Fred Marcus papers
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1995
    Collection Number: 2012C19
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In German and English
    Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Diaries and oral history recording and transcript relating to the condition of Jews in Nazi Germany, and to the Jewish refugee community in China during World War II.
    Creator: Marcus, Fred, -2002
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2012

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Fred Marcus papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Biographical Note

    Biographical note

    1924 Born, Berlin, Germany
    1939 March Left Germany
    1939 April Arrived in Shanghai
    1943-1945 Shanghai Ghetto
    1946-1949 Clerk, Cathay Hotel, Shanghai
    1949 Immigrated to the United States
    1949-1969 Assistant Manager, Huntington Hotel, San Francisco
    1969 BA, Hebrew Union College
    1969-1981 Jewish educator, Temple Emanuel, San Jose
    1974 Married Audrey Friedman
    2000 Honorary Doctorate, Hebrew Union College
    2002 Died, Germany
    2008 Survival in Shanghai: The Journals of Fred Marcus, 1939-1949, Pacific View Press

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Diaries and oral history recording and transcript relating to the condition of Jews in Nazi Germany, and to the Jewish refugee community in China during World War II.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees
    Shanghai (China) -- History
    World War, 1939-1945 -- China
    Jews -- Germany
    Jews -- China